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Traverse City, Michigan
1 review
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Very reasonable rates. The kids had a great time at the water park, and the attendant there was very friendly. Good free breakfast as well. This was our second time at this hotel and we're planning to go back."

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lapeer
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17 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Our recent stay was pretty good. The room was adequately appointed, linens were fresh and clean, and the pillows comfortably abundant. We had a lovely view of the lake and Mackinaw Island, courtesy of our room's balcony. Unfortunately, there were a couple of things to critique. Our room (#411), only had two working electrical outlets. The others were loose and... More 

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Bay City, Michigan
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Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

This is a very nice place to stay. We had a room right on the beach-the sunrises are amazing. It just needs a few easy fixes-new outlets and minor repairs. The staff were so friendly and accomodating-I would definitely stay there again.

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Muskegon, Michigan
1 review
Reviewed 14 October 2016

I have stayed at the Fairview Beachfront Inn many times rooms are always exceptionally clean and staff is very friendly accommodating to my family. I have recommended the Fairview to many friends over the years and everyone who has stayed also had a wonderful stay. Will always be my hotel of choice in Mackinaw and admission to the water parks... More 

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1 review
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Major scam! I made a reservation and held it with a credit card. Website says “Guarantee Policy- Your room will be held until 7:00 AM the morning following your scheduled arrival date.” I arrived at 10pm, and the desk agent informed me that my room had been given away. Excuse was that they called my office number that day and... More 

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I am sorry about this inconvenience you experienced. The hotel tried to call several times and the card we had on file was invalid. When you arrived the front desk, the front desk representative, spent an hour and a half trying to find a room to accommodate you. The hotel was able to locate a room for you. We are... More 

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2 reviews
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Made a reservation and got confirmation # online 3 wks in advance. Got there 7:00 sat. Said they tried calling me that morning to make sure I was coming I wasn't home so they cancelled my res. Full house no rooms available didn't offer any discounts nothing. Made it look like my fault. Stay away. I'm sure they found someone... More 

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Saginaw, Michigan
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Reviewed 5 October 2016

After some glitches, the manager was very helpful and did make up for some problems. However, the room was musty, although clean, and very outdated. Beach was great and pool was okay. Had to walk to the next hotel for the free breakfast, which was delicious to start your day. Hard to get in and out of the parking lot... More 

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1 review
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Loved sitting on the balcony watching and listening to the water. My daughter and I loved the hot tub by the pool. Staff was nice and our room was perfect. I loved drinking my morning coffee on the balcony while enjoying the beach view.

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Pinconning, Michigan
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3 reviews
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Great view and a fair price. Very close to downtown.The room is small but clean, and they fit all the regular amenities into it. The staff was very friendly and the onsite parking that isn't valet is nice. I would stay here again, Overall a good overnight hotel.

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Denver, Colorado
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Reviewed 25 September 2016

Stayed here overnight mid-September after much of the crowds were gone. Had a 1st level beach front room fr or the three of us. Me, wife, adult daughter & Zeus a coonhound mix. The carpet had not been cleaned in a while. This was obvious because the traffic pattern was a significantly different color than under the beds, tables, etc.... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free Internet
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Fairview Beachfront Inn & Waterpark

Address: 907 S Huron Ave, Mackinaw City, MI 49701-9500 (Formerly Aqua Grand Inn & Waterpark)
Region: United States > Michigan > Cheboygan County > Mackinaw City
Price Range: £51 - £191 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Fairview Beachfront Inn & Waterpark 2*
Number of rooms: 60
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Also Known As:
Fairview Beachfront Inn & Waterpark Hotel Mackinaw City
Fairview Beachfront Inn And Waterpark
Aqua Grand Hotel Waterpark
Aqua Grand Motel Waterpark
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#13 On the Beach Hotel in Mackinaw City
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“Good place if you're just going to the Island or touring and not spending lots of time in your room.”
 of 5 bubbles majill45, 5 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The XL "suite" on the first floor does have beach access from the room.”
 of 5 bubbles claudettez2016, 8 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Beachfront view from balcony 👍”
 of 5 bubbles mtrethewey80, 30 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room facing the beach. Those are a bit better.”
 of 5 bubbles 591annettev, 11 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Don't get a room on the two storie sides”
 of 5 bubbles 823lorir, 3 Oct 2015 | Read review
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